EPFO Assistant 2019 Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Salary

EPFO Assistant 2019 Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Salary 

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) will be conducting an Online Examination on 30th July, 2019 and 31st July, 2019 for Recruitment to the post of Assistant and invites On-Line Applications for recruitment to the post. Dates for submission of OnLine Application are from 30th May, 2019 to 25th June, 2019.

EPFO Recruitment 2019

Note- There will be two phase examination as mentioned in the circular: Phase I and Phase II.

Phase I – Preliminary Examination

 Sr. No.

Name of the Test No.of Questions Max.Marks  Duration

1

English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35

20 minutes

3

Numerical Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100

 Note- Negative Marking 1/4th   (.25) of the mark assigned to that particular question.

i)Phase –I is qualifying in nature and marks will not be reckoned for final merit.

ii)The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – I.

iii) If the examination is held in more than one session, the scores across various sessions will be equated following standard practice to adjust for slight differences in difficulty level of different test batteries used across sessions.

 Phase II: Main Examination

Sr.No.

Name of the Test No. of Questions Max.Marks Duration
1 Reasoning/ Intelligence 40 60

35 minutes

2

General/ Economy/ Financial Awareness 40 40 20 minutes
3 English Language 30 40

30 minutes

4

Quantitative Aptitude 40 60 35 minutes
Total 150 200 2 hours
 5. Descriptive Paper 
(English Language with emphasis on comprehension and analysis)
3 (Letter,Precise, Comprehension) 30

45 minutes

GRAND TOTAL

153 230

2 hours 45 minutes

 Note- Negative Marking: 1/4th of the mark assigned to that particular question. 

Descriptive paper will be completely online, i.e. the questions will be displayed on the screen and the candidates will have to type the answers using keyboard. Descriptive paper will be conducted online immediately after completion of online objective test of Phase-II Main Exam.

Qualifying Marks: – Qualifying Marks in Phase-I (Preliminary Exam.) and Phase – II (Main Exam) will be decided as per discretion of EPFO Descriptive paper will be completely online, i.e. the questions will be displayed on the screen and the candidates will have to type the answers using keyboard. Descriptive paper will be conducted online immediately after completion of online objective test of Phase-II Main Exam.

Process for Arriving at Scores- If the examination is held in more than one session, the process of moderation will follow to ensure fairness (More than one session are required if the nodes capacity is less or some technical disruption takes place at any center or for any candidate.).

Note: Cut-offs are applied in two stages:

a)on scores in individual tests

b) on Total Score

EPFO Assistant Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Ability

  • Alpha-numeric/Alphabetical Series
  • Analogy
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Syllogism
  • Inequality
  • Seating Arrangement–(Linear, Circular, Facing Inside/Outside, Mixed)
  • Puzzles (Box based, Floor, Calendar, Day/Months based, etc.)
  • Input Output
  • Blood Relations
  • Directions and Distances
  • Ordering and Ranking
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Coding and Decoding

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Average
  • Age Problems
  • Boats and Stream
  • Clock and Calendar Problems
  • Decimal and Fractions
  • Data Interpretation – (Charts and Graphs: Line Graph, Bar Graph, Pie Chart; Tabular; Caselet; Mixed DI)
  • Mensuration
  • Mixture and Allegations
  • Number Series/ Number System
  • Partnerships
  • Percentage
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Probability
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Simplification & Approximation
  • Square root, Cube root
  • Time and Work
  • Time, Distance and Speed
  • Volume and Surface Area

 English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Para jumbles
  • Fillers – Single/ Double
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Error Spotting
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Synonyms/ Antonyms
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Word/Phrase Replacement

General / Economy / Financial Awareness

Descriptive English

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Salary

Scale of Pay

Level- 7 of Pay Matrix (Civilian employees) under 7th Pay Commission with Entry Pay Rs. 44,900/-. In addition to Pay they will also be eligible for DA, HRA and Transport Allowance and other allowances as per rules in force from time to time.

EPFO Assistant Recruitment 2019 : Check Detailed Notification here

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